In the latest installment of our Motley Fool Conversations podcast, economist and author Dan Ariely reflects on:

  • The biggest misconception about the financial crisis.
  • Why chimpanzees are more rational than human beings.
  • Whole Foods' (NASDAQ:WFMI) self-imposed salary cap.
  • The best strategy for picking up someone in a bar (no, really).

New podcasts are published every Wednesday. Listen now at www.motleyfoolconversations.com, or subscribe through iTunes.

Chris Hill owns shares of Whole Foods, a Motley Fool Stock Advisor recommendation. The Fool's disclosure policy goes really well with Two Bite Brownies.